Trump pardons Zangrillo, other real estate figures
by TRD Staff on 2021-01-20 at 3:00 PM
In his final hours in office, President Donald Trump granted pardons to dozens of friends, partners and executives, including several from the real estate world. One went to Eliyahu Weinstein, who was sentenced to prison in 2014. He and his company, Pine Projects, were convicted for a Ponzi scheme that resulted in $200 million in losses. His jail sentence of 264 months was commuted, according to […]
Multifamily’s trillion-dollar tango
by By Georgia Kromrei on 2021-01-20 at 2:45 PM
Multifamily lenders and policymakers have taken much the same approach with evictions and mounting debt during the pandemic: Put things off and hope the rental market’s problems resolve themselves before it’s too late. That strategy persists as vaccinations ramp up. But with a surge in Covid cases, restrictions on economic activity and evictions could continue for months. As landlords […]
President Joe Biden’s real estate checklist
by By Erik Engquist on 2021-01-20 at 1:45 PM
With one exception, real estate is not in President Joe Biden’s immediate agenda. But within the next few months, the industry will have a fight on its hands — and a few things to cheer. As Biden is sworn in today as the nation’s 46th president, his focus is on ending the pandemic. That’s good news for real estate, with the aforementioned exception: his proposal to […]
Owning a Home Is Still More Affordable Than...
by KCM Crew on 2021-01-20 at 11:00 AM
If spending more time at home over the past year is making you really think hard about buying a home instead of renting one, you’re not alone. You may be wondering, however, if the dollars and cents add up in your favor as home prices continue to rise. According to the experts, in many cases,
Should I Wait for Lower Mortgage Interest Rates?
by KCM Crew on 2021-01-19 at 11:00 AM
Historically low mortgage rates are a big motivator for homebuyers right now. In 2020 alone, rates hit new record-lows 16 times, and the trend continued into the early part of this year. Many hopeful homebuyers are now wondering if they should put their plans on hold and wait for the lowest rates imaginable. However, the
How to Make the Dream of Homeownership a Reality...
by KCM Crew on 2021-01-18 at 11:00 AM
In 1963, Martin Luther King, Jr. inspired a powerful movement with his famous “I Have a Dream” speech. Through his passion and determination, he sparked interest, ambition, and courage in his audience. Today, reflecting on his message encourages many of us to think about our own dreams, goals, beliefs, and aspirations. For many Americans, one
Arizona Association of REALTORS offers 2021...
on 2021-01-20 at 2:39 PM
Arizona Association of REALTORS offers 2021 predictions for seller's market AZ Big Media
People: Gary McDonald installed as Reno/Sparks...
on 2021-01-20 at 2:39 PM
People: Gary McDonald installed as Reno/Sparks Association of Realtors 2021 board chair Northern Nevada Business Weekly
Realtors group installs officers - Butler Eagle
on 2021-01-20 at 2:01 PM
Realtors group installs officers Butler Eagle